Firefox vs IE 8 Beta Face-Off, Overclocking with Loyd Case and More!
What's new in Episode 225
• Garnett Lee of the 1UP Network joins Robert today despite not knowing where his real voice is.
• This week's Tech Pic is from David of Sherwood, Alberta, Canada.
• Loyd Case, Editor of Extremetech.com, starts a 3 part series on 'How to Overclock Your PC.' In Part 1, Loyd talks about why you might want to overclock your system, what motherboard and what RAM you might want to use.
• Firefox 3 Beta 4 vs. Internet Explorer 8 Beta. Lance Ulanoff, Editor in Chief of PC Magazine looks at the first beta release for Microsoft's internet browser and Michael Muchmore, Software Analyst for PC Magazine, shows off the latest features that Firefox 3 has to offer.
• Not digging the plain white Nintendo DS that you just bought from the store? Want to spice up the look of that new Macbook Air? We have a couple suggestions for you. First is Colorwarepc.com. You can ship your DS to them or buy from Colorwarepc.com and have a custom paint job of your choosing. Second is Decalgirl.com. Starting at around $10, you can order a cool vinyl decal. Easy to put on and you can remove it without the worry of adhesive left behind. Last on the list is GelaSkins.com. Starting about $15 per, the artwork is amazing with many of your favorite gadgets on their list. Laptops, iPods, iPhones and much more.
• We have a Folding@Home update...We are #12 in the world. Thank you all for your efforts.
• DL.TV T-Shirts will be going out for their submissions to the Gaming Mouse Giveaway. Pavil, David and Walt. Thank you. Please remember to get your submission in to be eligible. If we use your video on the show
• we have a new giveaway. Enter to receive a Zalman FPS GUN FG 1000 Gaming Mouse. Giveaway ends March. 30th. YOU HAVE until Sunday at 11:59pm Eastern time. The drawing will be April 3rd. The rules are simple:
• Create a video of 20 seconds or less.
• The video must be about your favorite online time waster.
• You must be a resident of the US and at least 18 years of age. For the full legalese download the rules.
• Upload it to your YouTube page.
• If you haven't already, add DL.TV as a friend!
• Share your video with us!
• Even if you don't win we might still use your video on a future episode of DL.TV
• And don't forget to send us an email with your full name, URL and name of the YouTube account you used, mailing address and your phone number. Put "DL.TV Gaming Mouse Giveaway" in the subject line.
• Next week: Veronica Belmont will be on set!
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